Deborah (debris4spike) wrote,

Happy St. Swthin's Day

Today is At Swithin's Day, and this is the view from my front door .... So is that the weather we have to look forward to for the next 40 days?

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And, for those who don't know, here is the poem -
St. Swithin's day, if thou dost rain,
For forty days it will remain;
St. Swithin's day, if thou be fair,
For forty days 'twill rain na mair

Actually these plain grey skies were something Mum really hated, and she always said it was a concrete sky!!
Tags: st swithins day, weather

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